Mobile Comedy: asembl (not so) live #15
You can't go to see live comedy. So we're bringing comedy to you: mobile comedy.
Join us on Wednesday, April 22 at 9 o'clock (Eastern). It's online since we're prohibited from going out. We call it (not so) live. We've got Rachel Mac, Paige Weldon & Robby Hoffman!
Here's the main page for the series where you can check out upcoming and past shows.
Or follow us on social media for the same:
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Here's how it works:
- Hit the "Join the show" button below at 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 22 to join. You can RSVP and add to your calendar here or on Facebook.
- Turn on your microphone and/or camera so we can hear everybody laugh and feel together (also: behave).
- Our amazing comedians do 10 minute sets each.
- You laugh a great deal.
- Donate. We're not putting up a paywall since we want everyone to easily join but we'd appreciate your donating $5 (or more!). Everybody's gigs went poof so a bit of cash would be highly appreciated.
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Now, the comedians. First up is Paige Weldon.
You may know Paige from appearances on The Late Late Show with James Corden, Comedy Central Stand-Up Featuring, or her albums Girlfriend at the Time and Uncomfortable at Best. She was also recently named one of Time Out LA’s top 10 comedians to watch, as well as a New York Comedy Festival Comic to Watch. As an actor, she can be seen recurring on the Paramount Network’s TV reboot of Heathers and Comedy Central’s Corporate. If you’re looking for more, you can listen to her weekly podcast Mall Talk or follow her on Instagram @paigeweldon for weekly cartoons..
Next, Robby Hoffman.
Robby was named one of Comedy Central's UP NEXT comedians and on Conan O’Brien’s Comics to Watch list, was a headliner for the New York Comedy Festival and recorded her first one-hour TV special, "I’m Nervous", at JFL42 in Toronto for Crave TV (2019). She also just made a huge splash back in Montreal at the JFL festival this summer with 27 performances.
Robby is also a notable TV writer, having written on The Chris Gethard Show (TruTV), Workin' Moms (Netflix), and Baroness Von Sketch Show (IFC). In 2019, Robby won a Daytime Emmy Award for her writing work on Odd Squad (PBS).
And finally, Rachel Mac.
Rachel Mac is regular at the Comedy Store, has featured for Thomas Dale, J.C. Currais, and Jerry Rocha, and has been on the Crom Comedy Festival, Laugh Your Asheville Off, and Ten Thousand Laughs, where she was named one of the "Best of the Fest." Rachel made her TV debut doing stand-up on Lights Out with David Spade on Comedy Central in 2019 and also appeared as a panelist in 2020.
Rachel has written and published short stories, essays, humor pieces, and a short film, "Hi, I'm a Compulsive Liar." She has also completed two pilots and a feature script. She currently writes for a new show on SyFy.
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When this is all over, you'll need to go out. And also re-introduce yourself to your friends. asembl makes doing both better. Check it out for all the best things going on and the easiest way to gather a group to do those things with.